Madhya Pradesh

Tejashwi Yadav "Very Good Boy, Can Lead When Older": Uma Bharti

Tejashwi Yadav "Very Good Boy, Can Lead When Older": Uma Bharti

ANI | Thursday November 12, 2020, Bhopal

Praising RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, BJP leader Uma Bharti on Wednesday asserted that though age is on his side, he is not experienced enough to run a state and ultimately "Lalu would have been at the helm" of Bihar.

Madhya Pradesh Bypoll Results Proved Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh "Biggest Traitors": Jyotiraditya Scindia

Madhya Pradesh Bypoll Results Proved Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh "Biggest Traitors": Jyotiraditya Scindia

Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 11, 2020, New Delhi

Powering the BJP to a big win in the Madhya Pradesh bypolls, Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday said the results show that the people of the state consider Congress leaders Kamal Nath and Digvijaya Singh to be "the biggest traitors".

"If Digvijaya Singh Questioning EVMs, BJP Winning": Madhya Pradesh Minister

"If Digvijaya Singh Questioning EVMs, BJP Winning": Madhya Pradesh Minister

ANI | Tuesday November 10, 2020, Bhopal

As the initial trends in the Madhya Pradesh by-polls gave an edge to the BJP, state's Minister Narottam Mishra on Tuesday said that when Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questions EVMs then it means that the BJP is winning.

Madhya Pradesh Bypolls: Jyotiraditya Scindia Scores, Congress Wiped Out

Madhya Pradesh Bypolls: Jyotiraditya Scindia Scores, Congress Wiped Out

Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Tuesday November 10, 2020, New Delhi

The BJP today won big in bypolls across a dozen states, making crucial gains in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh and scooping up key seats in states like Telangana and Gujarat. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a series of tweets, thanked the people for choosing his party. Powered by Congress alum Jyotiraditya Scindia, the BJP won enough seats and more to stay in power in Madhya Pradesh. The ruling party also wrested eight seats from the Congress in Gujarat and retained six constituencies in Uttar Pradesh that went to the polls in the first electoral exercise held nationwide in the pandemic. Bypolls for 56 seats across the country were held on November 3.

BJP Will Witness "Bumper'' Victory In Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

BJP Will Witness "Bumper'' Victory In Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

ANI | Wednesday November 04, 2020, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that there has been massive voting in the by-polls in the state and the BJP will also post a "bumper" victory.

Kamal Nath Spreading "Rumours", Says Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Kamal Nath Spreading "Rumours", Says Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Sunday November 01, 2020, Bhopal

On the last day of campaigning for Madhya Pradesh assembly bypolls, state Congress chief Kamal Nath accused the BJP dispensation in the state of reducing the retirement age of Class-IV government employees, which Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan dubbed as a "rumour".

Poll Body Cautions BJP Leader Over <i>"Chunnu-Munnu"</i> Dig At Congressmen

Poll Body Cautions BJP Leader Over "Chunnu-Munnu" Dig At Congressmen

Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2020, New Delhi

The Election Commission today said the "chunnu-munnu" remarks made by BJP's Kailash Vijayvargiya against Congress's Digvijaya Singh and Kamal Nath were in violation of the poll code provisions and advised the senior BJP leader not to use "any such word" in his public utterances during the model code period.

Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh "Biggest Traitors" In Madhya Pradesh: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh "Biggest Traitors" In Madhya Pradesh: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Press Trust of India | Monday October 26, 2020, New Delhi

Accusing former chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh Kamal Nath and Digvijaya Singh of being the "biggest traitors", BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia said they betrayed voters' trust by running a "corrupt" government and he had to leave the Congress after people's issues raised by him were not addressed despite approaching "every port of call".

Shivraj Singh Chouhan "Acts" Better Than Bollywood Actors, Says Kamal Nath

Shivraj Singh Chouhan "Acts" Better Than Bollywood Actors, Says Kamal Nath

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2020, Guna

Congress leader Kamal Nath said the way Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan acts, even Bollywood actors like Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan will "feel the heat."

Jhabua Bypolls: Battle Of Prestige Between Congress, BJP

Jhabua Bypolls: Battle Of Prestige Between Congress, BJP

Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2019, Bhopal

The BJP and Congress are leaving no stone unturned to win the October 21 Jhabua bypoll in Madhya Pradesh, where the BJP' Bhanu Bhuria is set to take on Congress heavyweight Kantilal Bhuria.

Shivraj Chouhan, Sumitra Mahajan Among Star Campaigners For BJP In Jhabua

Shivraj Chouhan, Sumitra Mahajan Among Star Campaigners For BJP In Jhabua

Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2019, Bhopal

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan and former Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan will be among the party's star campaigners for next month's bypoll to Jhabua Assembly seat in Madhya Pradesh, a party spokesman said today.

In Madhya Pradesh Bypoll, Congress Eyes Jhabua To Inch Closer To Majority

In Madhya Pradesh Bypoll, Congress Eyes Jhabua To Inch Closer To Majority

Written by Anurag Dwary , Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Sunday September 22, 2019, Bhopal

Assembly bypolls in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh will be held on October 21, has sparked a race between the Congress and the BJP in these two states